Nightshoots event subcategory

Northolt Nightshoot XXI

With the number of nightshoots at RAF Northolt now sitting in the twenties, there really is no introduction needed for the nocturnal activities that take place on the West London base’s flightline. AeroResource’s Jamie Ewan and Ben Montgomery joined around 200 photographers ‘under the lights’ for the latest instalment and second of 2016 - Northolt Nightshoot XXI. [...]

By | November 8th, 2016|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Northolt Nightshoot XX

On March 17, the ever popular Northolt Nightshoot event reached a milestone number with the 20th such gathering taking place at the west London base. Adam Duffield, along with many others, made the pilgrimage for Northolt Nightshoot XX. After 20 events, these nightshoots really need no introduction for many as is always evidenced by a [...]

By | April 16th, 2016|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Bruntingthorpe Treble Tanker Nightshoot

Being a fan of transport and tanker aircraft, attending a nightshoot at Bruntingthorpe with three of the resident ex-Royal Air Force examples was certainly not a hard decision to make. Ben Montgomery travelled up to deepest darkest Leicestershire for an evening of spotlights, tripods and Cold War heavy metal. The context and background of this [...]

By | March 18th, 2016|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Bourne Park Nightshoot 2

Over the last year or so, the Gazelle Squadron have become one of the most enthusiast friendly display teams on the circuit. Following on from their first event, Saturday 5th March saw Bourne Park Nightshoot 2 take place in their wonderfully scenic surroundings. Adam Duffield was there for AeroResource. Tucked in amongst woodland, the airstrip [...]

By | March 9th, 2016|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Lightning Preservation Group Twilight Run

As we head into the winter months, events in our hobby are few and far between and normally limited to the odd nightshoot. The Lightning Preservation Group (LPG), however, do not let the season slip by without one last hurrah. Harry Measures was at their Bruntingthorpe base for a night with the protectors protecting the [...]

By | December 8th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

East Kirkby Fireworks & Night Run 2015

  Normally held on the first Saturday of November, this year saw the Lincolnshire Aviation Heritage Centre’s season finale fall on the last day of October. Jamie Ewan made the trip into the heart of Bomber County for a night with Avro Lancaster ‘Just Jane’ for AeroResource for the East Kirkby Fireworks & Night Run [...]

By | December 3rd, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Bourne Park Nightshoot

  October 23 saw the first nightshoot hosted by the Gazelle Squadron at their rather picturesque home of Bourne Park near Andover. Mark Empson was there with his camera and tripod for AeroResource. With the night’s drawing in, the autumn/winter period always proves popular with organisers offering the chance of shooting various subjects and events [...]

By | November 9th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

Northolt Nightshoot XIX

Once again, October signals the end of the airshow season, the drawing in of the nights and the turning of the weather but, for those looking of a way to fill the short autumn days with interesting aviation subjects, Northolt was once more set to try and deliver with Nightshoot XIX. Adam Duffield returned to [...]

By | October 23rd, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments

RAF Coningsby Nightshoot 2015

On September 29, the long since rumoured RAF Coningsby nightshoot finally materialised, with 50 photographers provided with rare access onto the base. The evening promised the chance to shoot not only the front line Tornados and Typhoons based at Coningsby, but also some of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight airframes, all of which were [...]

By | October 17th, 2015|Event Reports, Nightshoots|0 Comments